Syrian Arab Republic - Health expenditure

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, private (% of GDP) in Syrian Arab Republic was 1.75 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 3.55 in 1996, while its lowest value was 1.73 in 2011.

Definition: Private health expenditure includes direct household (out-of-pocket) spending, private insurance, charitable donations, and direct service payments by private corporations.

Source: World Health Organization Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 3.33
1996 3.55
1997 3.42
1998 3.16
1999 3.24
2000 2.93
2001 2.74
2002 2.68
2003 2.65
2004 2.33
2005 2.03
2006 1.94
2007 1.93
2008 1.80
2009 1.92
2010 1.77
2011 1.73
2012 1.75
2013 1.75
2014 1.75

Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure)

The value for Health expenditure, public (% of total health expenditure) in Syrian Arab Republic was 46.31 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 19 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 50.50 in 2005 and a minimum value of 35.44 in 1997.

Definition: Public health expenditure consists of recurrent and capital spending from government (central and local) budgets, external borrowings and grants (including donations from international agencies and nongovernmental organizations), and social (or compulsory) health insurance funds. Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditure. It covers the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health but does not include provision of water and sanitation.

Source: World Health Organization Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 39.68
1996 35.53
1997 35.44
1998 38.27
1999 38.37
2000 40.45
2001 44.21
2002 45.77
2003 48.25
2004 47.97
2005 50.50
2006 48.54
2007 48.08
2008 46.99
2009 46.00
2010 46.00
2011 46.62
2012 46.31
2013 46.31
2014 46.31

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)

Health expenditure, public (% of government expenditure) in Syrian Arab Republic was 4.80 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 7.56 in 2003, while its lowest value was 4.80 in 2011.

Definition: Public health expenditure consists of recurrent and capital spending from government (central and local) budgets, external borrowings and grants (including donations from international agencies and nongovernmental organizations), and social (or compulsory) health insurance funds.

Source: World Health Organization Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 7.36
1996 7.06
1997 6.48
1998 6.80
1999 7.19
2000 6.94
2001 7.43
2002 7.26
2003 7.56
2004 6.86
2005 7.37
2006 6.96
2007 6.96
2008 6.96
2009 6.10
2010 5.26
2011 4.80
2012 4.80
2013 4.80
2014 4.80

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, public (% of GDP) in Syrian Arab Republic was 1.51 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 2.47 in 2003, while its lowest value was 1.51 in 2010.

Definition: Public health expenditure consists of recurrent and capital spending from government (central and local) budgets, external borrowings and grants (including donations from international agencies and nongovernmental organizations), and social (or compulsory) health insurance funds.

Source: World Health Organization Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 2.19
1996 1.95
1997 1.88
1998 1.96
1999 2.01
2000 1.99
2001 2.17
2002 2.26
2003 2.47
2004 2.15
2005 2.08
2006 1.83
2007 1.79
2008 1.60
2009 1.63
2010 1.51
2011 1.51
2012 1.51
2013 1.51
2014 1.51

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP)

Health expenditure, total (% of GDP) in Syrian Arab Republic was 3.25 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 19 years was 5.52 in 1995, while its lowest value was 3.23 in 2011.

Definition: Total health expenditure is the sum of public and private health expenditure. It covers the provision of health services (preventive and curative), family planning activities, nutrition activities, and emergency aid designated for health but does not include provision of water and sanitation.

Source: World Health Organization Global Health Expenditure database (see http://apps.who.int/nha/database for the most recent updates).

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Year Value
1995 5.52
1996 5.50
1997 5.30
1998 5.12
1999 5.25
2000 4.92
2001 4.92
2002 4.94
2003 5.12
2004 4.48
2005 4.11
2006 3.78
2007 3.72
2008 3.40
2009 3.55
2010 3.28
2011 3.23
2012 3.25
2013 3.25
2014 3.25

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Health systems